Adult Ed hour on Sunday

Arts in August: The Sculptures and Carvings of Grace
Grace member Ernie Tiemann will explore the decorative elements in our building and worship space.
The Sunday morning Bible study group meets in the conference room. Richard Stasack leads the group in a study of the Gospel of Mark.

Also, join the Hospitality Committee for treats in the atrium between services.

Donate school supplies for children in city schools

Donations to the Social Ministry Committee's school supply drive can be brought to Grace's atrium this Sunday. Donated supplies will be shared with elementary-age children at Holy Family, Lutheran East and Grace Christian Academy in Chicago. Supplies needed include back packs, notebooks, pens, pencils, glue sticks, folders, crayons, erasers, and dividers.

Bouman.jpgCome to a birthday party for Paul Bouman

The Grace congregation is invited to join Paul Bouman and his family in celebrating his 95th birthday at an evensong service on Saturday, August 24, at 4:00 p.m. The Grace Senior Choir and vocal and instrumental soloists will perform some of Paul's compositions. After the service there will be more music: Paul's settings of secular texts including poetry by Emily Dickinson, Robert Louis Stevenson and Eugene Field. Refreshments follow in Fellowship Hall. Paul Bouman is Grace's Music Director Emeritus.